Scientists have discovered a malaria-fighting molecule deep in Arctic waters

Scientists have discovered a malaria-fighting molecule deep in Arctic waters

A molecule that fights malaria has been discovered in the depths of Frobisher Bay, say scientists from Laval University.In a new study, Laval researchers...
A Greenland dog-sled expedition for science faced flooded sea ice following unusually warm temperatures

A Greenland dog-sled expedition for science faced flooded sea ice following...

A dog-sled team on a mission to retrieve specialist instruments on the sea ice near Qaannaaq, Greenland ran into standing water after the onset...
First-ever recorded right whale songs come from tiny population swimming in Bering Sea

First-ever recorded right whale songs come from tiny population swimming in...

For years, scientists trying to track the elusive Eastern North Pacific right whale have had to listen with special underwater acoustic devices for the...
Exhausted polar bear wanders into Siberian city

Exhausted polar bear wanders into Siberian city

A starving polar bear has strayed hundreds of miles from its natural Arctic habitat and wandered, exhausted, into the major Russian industrial city of...
Environmentalists sue to force critical habitat designation for ringed seals

Environmentalists sue to force critical habitat designation for ringed seals

An environmental group filed suit against the Trump administration on Thursday for what it alleges is an illegal neglect of duty to protect two...
With an on-the-ground seismic survey delayed, a new plan emerges to study Arctic refuge oil potential from the sky

With an on-the-ground seismic survey delayed, a new plan emerges to...

A controversial plan for on-the-ground seismic surveys of the potentially oil-rich Arctic National Wildlife Refuge coastal plain has not yet moved forward.In its place,...
Alaskans find more dead seals along warming Arctic seas

Alaskans find more dead seals along warming Arctic seas

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — At least 60 dead seals have been discovered along beaches of the Bering Sea and Chukchi Sea in northwestern Alaska, and...
Quickly retreating sea ice off Alaska is driving another dramatic Arctic melt season

Quickly retreating sea ice off Alaska is driving another dramatic Arctic...

Ice in the Beaufort Sea is scarcer now than in early June of any other year in the satellite record, and the vast stretches...
Alaska’s biggest city adopts a climate change plan to cope with effects of warming

Alaska’s biggest city adopts a climate change plan to cope with...

The Trump administration has largely abandoned work to combat climate change at the federal government level, and Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy, sworn into office...
‘Voluntourists’ answer call to help spruce up Faroe Islands

‘Voluntourists’ answer call to help spruce up Faroe Islands

Volunteers from around the world flew to the Faroe Islands in April to spend two days mending tourists trails around the country.The "Closed for maintenance, open for...